Holidays in West Wales
The Pink House
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Pets: No
- Changeover day: Saturday
- No Smoking
- High Chair Available
- Cot Available
- Washing Machine
- Towel Hire Required
Holiday Apartment In Tenby
The Pink House is a modern 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom first floor holiday apartment with oodles of character, that has recently been re-furbished to a high standard. The Pink House is a 4 star self catering apartment with all the modern conveniences and comforts of home. It is situated in a quiet residential street in Tenby, Pembrokeshire and is conveniently located just 250 yards from the town walls, within easy walking distance of all the shops, bars, restaurants and four beaches, and within a 5 minute walk to two main car parks. It is an ideal base for a family looking for a holiday in Wales, whether it be a beach holiday or a walking holiday in Wales, where you can enjoy miles of the Pembrokeshire coast path. South Pembrokeshire's largest town offers splendid Victorian and Georgian architecture set within Tudor town walls. The picturesque harbour provides many boats to the monastic island of Caldey or various fishing trips. There are many well kept gardens with seating looking out over the 3 Blue Flag beaches in Tenby. Tenby has many charming narrow streets packed with shops, galleries and restaurants. In the summer, the centre of Tenby is transformed into a 'cafe culture' atmosphere, with no traffic allowed within the town walls. The restaurants and public houses take full advantage of this and you can relax wining and dining in the middle of Tudor Square, watching holidaymakers and the world go by.
Sleeps 6 No Pets
Stairs to Lounge/dining, TV/Freeview/DVD, large library of DVDs to suit all ages, dining table/chairs, stereo, 2 large sofas. Kitchen, electric oven/hob, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine. Bedroom 1, with double bed, TV, en-suite shower, WC, whb. Bedroom 2, with twin beds and TV. Bedroom 3, with bunk beds. Bathroom, bath/shower over, whb, WC. Cot and highchair available on request. Please request when booking. Toy box with large selection of toys, games and books for those rainy days. Rent inclusive of electricity and gas central heating. Duvets and bed linen are provided. Non-smoking. 3pm takeover. Free Wifi. Towel Hire Available.
Out And About
The North Beach with its Blue Flag status and picturesque Harbour with busy boats ferrying people to the Monastic island of Caldey or taking out families for fishing trips, is only a 10 minute walk from the property. You can take a leisurely walk to town to a variety of pubs and restaurants which will take you 10 minutes. The Cube restaurant offers an excellent choice of food and you can also book a meal to be served in your property (ask for details). The Lifeboat & Buccaneer pubs both offer excellent pub grub and both are family friendly. Cafe Vista offers a lovely cup of coffee and selection of snacks as well as limited seating outside offering amazing sea views, another friendly cafe is No. 25, they have a bigger selection of hot food as well as cakes etc. Tenby is an ideal holiday let location to visit most of the local attractions, Folly Farm and Zoo where you could meet the family of Lions, Flamingos and more, Oakwood Park and ride the biggest wooden roller coaster in Europe, Heatherton and try your hand at archery and much more, Anna's Welsh Zoo to meet the Rhinos and Tiger. You could also take a boat trip over to the Monastic Island of Caldey and spend a memorable day of your holiday exploring this delightful Island off the Tenby coast, and treat yourself to some of their delicious chocolate and perfume.
During July and August the main town is closed to traffic between 11 and 5.30 which means you are able to sit outside and have food in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere whilst you watch the world go by.
Cardiff Airport- 95.4 miles. Tenby Train Station- 10 minute walk to town centre or usually Taxis waiting on train arrivals. Nearest Large Towns, Haverfordwest- 20.5 miles, 33mins, large shopping Centre with many supermarkets like Tesco, Aldi, Morrisons and a good selection of other shops, castle and museum. Carmarthen- 26.6 miles, Large Shopping Centre with most of the supermarkets, and many of the other High Street brands, Vue cinema, Franki & Benny'e, Toby Carvery, Harvester. Pembroke Dock- 14.6 miles, small shopping centre with Asda, Tesco, and a selection of High Street Shops like Argos, Peacocks, Ferry Terminal for Ireland. Visitor Attractions- The local leisure attractions, Anna's Welsh Zoo, Heatherton Country Sports Park, Folly Farm & Zoo and The Dinosaur Park are all within easy reach by car and in the peak weeks many have a regular bus service to and fro. There are numerous beaches in Pembrokeshire and four of those are in Tenby - North Beach, Harbour Beach, Castle Beach and South Beach and the Monastic Island of Caldey.
Walking Holidays Tenby Pembrokeshire
The Pink House formerlyMentone apartment in Tenby is ideally located for your perfect walking holiday on the South coast of Pembrokeshire including part of the 186 mile Coastal Path. The Coast Path was given National Park status in 1952 and was officially opened in 1970 and goes around the Welsh coastline. The scenery is constantly changing from sandy beaches, friendly villages like Amroth to the end of the path at St Dogmaels and dramatic cliff edges like the limestone cliffs at Stackpole. There are a number of Islands around the Coast like Ramsey, Skomer, Caldey, even Lundy is visible from certain points but you do not need to visit an Island to see the large variety of birds, seals and dolphins, the odd Basking shark and many mammals on land as well. You can also head inland to the Preseli Mountains where you will see the Bluestones that were used at Stonehenge and some amazing views from some of the peaks. Go towards Angle in the opposite direction and see all the boating as you stroll along you will also see a vast array of wild flowers, shrubs that at certain times of the year carpet the ground with colour. To the North of the County you can visit the cathedral city of St David's, the smallest city in Britain and home to Wales' patron saint, and go onto St Anne's head to spectacular views of the sea and the lighthouse which dates back to 1712.
There are many guided tours available if you want someone to fill you in on the history etc. of the area, many have Web pages or pop into one of the information centres for more details.
Tenby is South Pembrokeshire’s largest and most popular seaside town and offers splendid holiday cottages and apartments in Victorian and Georgian town houses set within Tudor town walls. Tenby town is perched dramatically on a rocky promontory and boasts award winning Blue Flag sandy beaches and a picturesque harbour which comes alive in the summer when the boatmen are busy ferrying people to the beautiful and tranquil Caldey Island, or taking families out for fishing trips along the coast.